Wednesday, 5 October, 2022

Corona Update

4 more die, 1,790 infected

4 more die, 1,790 infected

The daily Covid-19 infections are increasing in the country with over 11,705 positive cases were reported in the last seven days.

According to the Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS), a total of 1,790 infection cases and four deaths were reported in last 24 hours till 8:00am.

Some 1,728 infection cases were reported on Wednesday, 1,998 cases on Tuesday, 2,285 cases on Monday, 1,902 cases on Sunday, 1,105 on Saturday and 897 on Friday.

It was for the 16th consecutive day that the daily corona cases stayed above the 1,000 marks, which is a big change in the country’s coronavirus situation.

The daily infection rate has reported 16.54 percent on Thursday. It was 16.89 percent on Wednesday, 16.74 percent on Tuesday, 16.51 percent on Monday, 15.53 percent on Sunday and 13.22 percent on Saturday.

The positivity rate surged to 5.76 percent on June 16, which was the highest in the last three and half months.

Earlier, on February 23 the positivity rate was reported at 6.77 percent.

So far, 29,188 coronavirus infected patients have died and 19,86,490 cases were detected.